Q4-Examples

The Mac OSX graphical User interface. The Mac OSX user interface is designed in a way that not much prior knowledge is required to use it and not much time is spent by the user to learn the system. By reducing the mental strain on the user , the interface design allows for a lower …

Q1)-Summary

Performance load is the “degree of mental and physical activity” (Lidwell, Holden, & Butler, 2010) necessary for the completion of a task to achieve a result. A high performance load means that the probability for a person to make mistakes is higher and the chances of proper completion of the task decrease. There are two …

Q2)-Examples

1. Nike shoes- Aesthetic Consistency When Nike shoes are designed they feature the logo in a prominent and visible position. This allows users to form an emotional bond with the brand and the product. This design also allows users to associate the logo and product with a feeling of pride or prestige while they are …

Q1)-Summary

Consistency in design refers to the similarity between different components to make the system more user-friendly. According to Lidwell(2010), there are four types of consistency in design; namely: aesthetic consistency, functional consistency, internal consistency and external consistency. Aesthetic Consistency When a company logo or website is designed the font used and colours carefully chosen. This …